Should We Be Worried About Asteroids?
Posted on: Tue 30 Jul 2019
Recently, an asteroid called 2019OK zoomed within 70,000km of colliding with the earth.
The impact of a direct collision could have been catastrophic, particularly without prior knowledge.
Michael Brown, Associate professor in astronomy from Monash University joins Breakfast’s Zoe Kounadis & Tom Mann to reassure us of any major concerns (well sort of).
Produced by Zoe Kounadis
Image credit: NASA/JPL